Asus X99-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics89.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150930
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 15:58
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 120
96% 119 Pts
QC Int 470
QC Float 479
QC Mixed 480
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 842
MC Float 938
MC Mixed 929
135% 903 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2167 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Lighting 150
Reflection 150
Parallax 271
60% 190 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 315
Splatting 250
112% 261 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$134
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 483
Mixed 476
107% 478 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 43.6
163% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 149
161% 270 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 113%
Great: 126%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
108GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 414
Mixed 418
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 45.3
175% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 119
131% 223 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 111%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$215
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM 2666 MHz clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 36
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 27.3
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 24.7
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical X99-A Builds (Compare 2,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,216
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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